Red tide hits Omani coast again

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Omani waters have been hit by by red tide but,according to the environmental specialists it’s not dangerous.red tide may be toxic,causing rapid death of fish population in the affected areas.The last time Oman was hit by red tide was in 2011.The are known cases when in 70’s in Salalah red tide causes the death of hundreds of tons of fishes.

It is adviced not to swim in the affected areas.The red tide was spotted in  Qurayyat ,south of Muscat,last Friday.Image

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